Taxon details

Metacyrba punctata (G. W. Peckham & E. G. Peckham, 1894)

  • Rank: Species
  • Status: accepted
  • Described: m f
  • Last updated: 2019-01-25
  • LSID: []
  • Distribution: USA to Ecuador
Type deposit: provide information
Taxonomic references
Balmaceda punctata Peckham & Peckham, 1894a: 102, pl. 8, f. 8 (Dmf).
Balmaceda punctata F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901a: 297, pl. 29, f. 2-3 (mf).
Fuentes punctatus Banks, 1929: 63.
Breda punctata Chickering, 1946: 44.
Metacyrba punctata Barnes, 1958: 35, f. 54 (Tmf from Breda).
Metacyrba punctata Edwards, 2006: 199, f. 35-46, 97 (mf).
Metacyrba punctata Bedoya-Róqueme & Nadal, 2019: 80, f. 1a-b, 2a-b (f).

Banks, N. (1929). Spiders from Panama. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 69: 53-96. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Barnes, R. D. (1958). North American jumping spiders of the subfamily Marpissinae (Araneae, Salticidae). American Museum Novitates 1867: 1-50. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Bedoya-Róqueme, E. & Nadal, M. F. (2019). First records of genus Metacyrba F. O. Pickard-Cambridge, 1901 (Araneae: Salticidae: Dendryphantini) from Colombia. Species 20: 76-83. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Chickering, A. M. (1946). The Salticidae of Panama. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 97: 1-474. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Edwards, G. B. (2006). A review of described Metacyrba, the status of Parkella, and notes on Platycryptus and Balmaceda, with a comparison of the genera (Araneae: Salticidae: Marpissinae). Insecta Mundi 19: 193-226. download pdf -- Show included taxa

Peckham, G. W. & Peckham, E. G. (1894a). Spiders of the Marptusa group. Occasional Papers of the Natural History Society of Wisconsin 2(2): 83-156. download pdf download pdf -- Show included taxa

Pickard-Cambridge, F. O. (1901a). Arachnida - Araneida and Opiliones. In: Biologia Centrali-Americana, Zoology. London, 2, pp. 193-312, pl. 15-30. [for the exact dates see Lyal, 2011] download pdf -- Show included taxa

External Resource References

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Metzner, H. (2019). Jumping spiders (Arachnida: Araneae: Salticidae) of the world. Online at

Prószyński, J. (2016). Monograph of Salticidae (Araneae) of the World 1995-2015. Part II. Global Species Database of Salticidae (Araneae). Version October 30th, 2016, online at download pdf

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2019-01-25 New taxonomic reference entry Bedoya-Róqueme & Nadal, 2019 n/a